'BNP is plotting to grab state power'

BNP-Jamaat alliance is out to hatch a conspiracy to grab the state power through clandestine alleyways instead of standing beside the people during the coronavirus pandemic, Awami League general ...

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader.

Action to be taken against Nurul in 'rape case': Home minister

The activists of Bangladesh Chhatra O Jubo Odhikar Parishad (Bangladesh Student and Youth Rights Council) staged demonstrations in front of the National Press Club protesting the filing of the case ...

Former DUCSU VP Nurul Haque Nur

TikTok didn’t respond to govt request seeking info of two accounts

In the first six months this year, TikTok removed 10,45,43,719 videos from its platform for violating the company’s community guidelines

A TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone in this illustration taken 6 January 2020.

Digital Security Act: Over 1000 cases filed in two years

Identifying nine sections of the act as a threat to freedom of speech, democracy and free media, Sampadak Parishad (Editors’ Council) and many other organisations have been asking for amendment of ...

Editors form human chain demanding amendment of Digital Security Act

UNO Wahida made OSD, husband transferred to health ministry

Wahida Khanam, the upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) of Ghoraghat upazila, Dinajpur who was seriously injured in an attack by miscreants, has been transferred to the public administration ministry

Ghoraghat UNO Wahida Khanam

Onions, khichuri and the government’s image

The taste of hilsa turns sour, remarked former president of the Delhi press club, Goutam Lahiri, about Bengalis’ favourite fish. He was reacting to India’s ban on onion export to Bangladesh.

Onions, khichuri and the government’s image

Govt to pay Tk 2257b as loan interest in 3 fiscals

The government will pay an estimated Tk 2,256.7 billion as interest on loans in the next three fiscals including the current one.

New currency notes

Transgender to be included as separate gender in national census: BBS

Hijras will be included as a separate gender in the upcoming National Census to begin in January 2021

Participants of an online consultation meeting on ‘Inclusion of Hijra/Transgender community in National Census 2021’

Europe imposes fresh curbs as global virus cases top 30m

Israel is set to become the first developed country in the world to enforce a second nationwide shutdown, beginning Friday afternoon

A man wearing a face mask and holding the British flag watches the match between Britain’s Johanna Konta and Romania’s Irina-Camelia Begu on day four of the Women's Italian Open at Foro Italico on 17 September 2020 in Rome, Italy

Bangladeshis see soaring GDP, but plunging wellness: ADB Report

People of a country are supposed to remain in happiness when its economy is in good shape. But that is not happening in Bangladesh.

Supply-side contributions
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